Kenneth E. Lemasters, Sr., 74, of Weirton, passed away Monday, December 19, 2005 at the Mercy Hospital in Pittsburgh. Born December 28, 1930 in Iuka, WV, he was the son of the late Lemon and Eliza Jones Lemasters. Kenneth was also preceded in death by his brothers Harvey, Donald, Arnold and Stanley. With 40 years of service, Kenneth retired from Weirton Steel where he worked as a fork lift operator in the Tin Mill Department. He was a member of the Kings Creek Union Chapel and the WSX 25-Year Club. Kenneth enjoyed walking and jogging. Kenneth’s survivors include his wife Dixie (Crawford) Lemasters of Weirton, whom he married December 23, 1950; son Kenneth E. Lemasters, Jr. and his wife Michele of Weirton; daughter Debra Chesney and her husband Gordon of Moon Township, PA; three grandchildren, Kasey, Garrett and Kelly Lemasters and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends Wednesday 7-9PM and Thursday 2-4 and 7-9PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton, where funeral services will be conducted at 11:00AM Friday with Reverend William Hammond presiding. Interment will be in Chestnut Ridge Cemetery, Florence, PA. Share tributes with his family at Funeral Home: Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062

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  1. Dixie and family: Our deepest symathy in the loss of Kenny. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We are Lillie Lemasters Phelps’ grandchildren and Ruth Phelps Cottrill’s children. Sharyn Cottrill McGahan and family and Lynda Cottrill Trickett and family

  2. Dear Aunt Dixie and Family: We were so sorry to hear of the passing of Uncle Kenny, but we also know he is already in a better place. We will be unable to get too the funeral home, but our loving thoughts and most of all our continued prayers will be with you and the family especially over next few days. Be Blessed

  3. Dear Dixie & Family: My thoughts and prayers are with you and the rest of the family. Love, Sylvia (sister in law)

  4. Dear Mrs. Lemasters, Kenny and Deb I am so sorry to hear about your your dad. He is a great man that I respected very much.He will be saddly missed in the Neighborhood and by all his friends. Its an honor to have known him my whole life. God Bless you all. Randy

  5. Dear Dixie, I am so sorry to hear about Ken. You have my sympathy. Take care of yourself. Love and prayers, Shirley

  6. Aunt Dixie, I am so sorry to hear about Uncle Kenneth’s death. I wish we could attend the viewing or funeral, and feel bad that we won’t be able to express our condolences personally. Even though we cannot be there, our thoughts are with you and will be through the holiday season and years ahead. Love Diane and Jeff

  7. Dixie, I will miss seeing him.You guys were the cutest couple of people I ever met.God Bless you and keep you.

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